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Stories from Thursday, August 26, 2010

Campaign under way to restore historic cemetery (08/26/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Few people remember it, but there is a cemetery off Old Highway 61 outside of Benton. Dating back to the 1800s, it is the final resting place for many well-known people, such as the first settler of Benton and politicians...
Research will be on display next week (08/26/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com PORTAGEVILLE -- Every day researchers at the University of Missouri Delta Center learn and discover new techniques to help those involved in agriculture. And some of that research will be displayed on Thursday at the 49th Annual Field Day...
Wednesday fire (08/26/10)
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Dexter woman killed in accident (08/26/10)
RIPLEY COUNTY -- A Dexter woman was killed in a motorcycle accident Wednesday in Ripley County. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Dexter Bearcats (08/26/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com DEXTER -- Looking to improve on last year's 5-6 record, one of the Dexter Bearcats top priorities entering the upcoming season is to prevent the lopsided losses they suffered last season. "I believe the six losses we had were by close to 30 and 40 points," Bearcat's head coach Aaron Pixley said. "You can't play like that. If we are unfortunate enough to lose a football game, it needs to be a battle all the way down to the end...
NMCC Eagles (08/26/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com NEW MADRID -- With so many of the play makers that have made the past three years so successful for New Madrid County Central graduating in May, the Eagles enter the 2010-11 season a young team needing some fresh faces to fill those voids...
SHS opens season vs. wide open offense (08/26/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com TROY, Tenn. -- The Obion County Central Rebels will prove to be a different test for the Sikeston Bulldogs football team on Friday as the Bulldogs make the trek to Troy, Tenn. for their first game of the season Friday night. The Rebels feature an offense not seen so much in Southeast Missouri...
Sandy Lutes (08/26/10)
SIKESTON -- Sandra Sue "Sandy" Lutes, 70, died Aug. 23, 2010, at Missouri Delta Center in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ruby Wells (08/26/10)
BENTON -- Ruby Mae Wells, 83, died Aug. 25, 2010, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Salena Garner (08/26/10)
DEXTER -- Salena Garner, 77, died Aug. 24, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Myrtle Smith (08/26/10)
LILBOURN -- Mary Myrtle Evans Smith went to be with her Lord and Savior on Aug. 23, 2010, in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lula Gaines (08/26/10)
DEXTER -- Lula Eleanor Gaines, 90, died Aug. 23, 2010, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Flavel Westfall (08/26/10)
SIKESTON -- Flavel Westfall, 94, died Aug. 26, 2010, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete.